As part of the Annual Parish Meeting taking place at the Weston Centre on April 10, there will be a consultation on the proposal to transfer trustee rights in the Weston Centre to the Parish Council.
To hear why and give your views on this please attend the meeting, which begins at 7pm.
Posted: Thu, 28 Mar 2019 13:57 by Jackie Clements
Derbyshire County Council is transferring the running of Duffield library over to the community and is now looking for groups and organisations to step forward to work with the service.
An open day is being held at the library on Thursday 21 March 2019 (between midday and 6pm) where there will be a wealth of information about running a Derbyshire community library, the application process, the benefits... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:53 by Jackie Clements
From the 25th - 30th March Duffield will see a host of activities and events aimed at the over-55s, or those caring for older people, as part of the Good Neighbour project's first "Good Neighbour Week".
The events include lunches, get togethers, fitness activities, talks and more. The full list can be seen on the advertising poster displayed around the village and for download below, and also on the... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 15:30 by Jackie Clements
Duffield Parish Council's Full Council meeting on Wednesday 6th March will be held at the Cemetery meeting room on Hazelwood road, rather than at its usual venue the Weston Centre.
The meeting starts at 7pm, all are welcome to attend. If wishing to speak at the meeting please see our public speaking policy below.
The meeting agenda is also attached below.
Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 13:35 by Jackie Clements
Parish and Amber Valley Borough Councillors, Steven Evanson and Chris Short, are holding another of their monthly Councillor Surgeries this Saturday.
The surgeries are held on the first Saturday of every month at the Weston Centre, Duffield between 10:30 and 11:30am, the Councillors will be on hand to hear residents' concerns about issues in the village and further afield.
Both Steven and Chris serve... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 11:21 by Jackie Clements
As it's half term there is reduced capacity at the parish office however you can ring the Clerk anytime if you have a query - 07595515154
Posted: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 09:40 by Kath Gruber
The second phase of work to resurface Cockpit Lane, the footpath that runs alongside Appletree medical practice from Town St to Eyes Meadow, will continue from today over the next few days.
The footpath will be closed while the work is being undertaken, although access to properties will still be maintained. Eyes Meadow can still be accessed along Donald Hawley Way or via the path that runs alongside... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 11:53 by Jackie Clements
A vacancy for an Assistant Parish Clerk has become available. The Council envisages the successful person will receive sufficient training so that they could develop into a qualified and professional Clerk.
Duffield Parish Council is responsible for maintaining the village Cemetery, Eyes Meadow and Gray Recreation Ground. The Council is committed to improving the lives of the residents of the Parish.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:30 by Jackie Clements
Derbyshire County Council have let us know of a road closure in Duffield from Monday 21 January.
Hazelwood Road will be closed from its junction with King Street to its junction with Spring Hollow, in order to facilitate gas renewal works.
This may affect anyone visiting Hazelwood Road Cemetery and we apologise for any inconvenience caused, though access will be maintained, whenever reasonably possible.... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 13:46 by Jackie Clements
Don't forget your bin collection day changes this weekend!
For most Duffield residents, if your general waste collection is usually on Monday then this will be changed to Saturday this weekend only - so instead of Monday 24th it will be Saturday 22nd. The bin needs to be out at the roadside for collection by 6:30am.
The next date, Monday 31st will see recycling collected as normal.
If your bin day is... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 11:33 by Jackie Clements